DIY Laundry Room Drying Rack

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Drying delicate clothing or anything that should not be placed in the dryer can be a challenge. This will typically involve hanging clothes on door frames or outside on a clothes line. A good solution is to use a clothes drying rack you can build yourself. A simple clothes drying rack is a great … [Read more...]

Natural Ways To Clean And Remove Mold

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Mold that develops on surfaces in bathrooms or in the basement is caused by excessive moisture. If the humidity in your home or even just your bathrooms, is too high, then surface mold easily develops over time. You can remove most surface mold in your home really easily. However, mold behind sinks … [Read more...]

DIY Potting Soil

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Growing food in containers is a great option for people who do not have an outdoor garden. This is one of the best ways to maintain a supply of herbs and various vegetables. One important thing about using containers is having a suitable potting soil available. You can easily make your own at … [Read more...]

100 Frugal Dinner Ideas

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Preparing meals at home is a great way to save money and to eat healthy. One thing that can be an issue is deciding what to make from week to week. You will not want to make the same items for meals as this can easily get boring. A few frugal dinner ideas can be used to help add variety. There … [Read more...]

How To Grow Wheat

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Growing your own food is the best way to be self-sufficient. If you are wondering what types of food a typical homestead can grow, then you may be surprised at the possibilities. You can easily grow corn or other vegetable in a garden, but another option to consider is to grow wheat. If you have … [Read more...]

Curing Olives: Basic Brine & Salt Methods

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Olives are a great item to add to many types of recipes. However, the cost of a store bought product is often costly compared to the size of the container. If you have a supply of raw olives, then you have the option to can them at home. The easiest method for curing olives is to add them to a … [Read more...]

How To Make Crabapple Jelly

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Apples are a tasty fruit that can be used as an ingredient in many recipes. If you happen to live in an area where there are wild apple trees, then you have an essential ingredient to make this jelly. This type of fruit is a great option to make Crabapple jelly due to a high pectin content in the … [Read more...]

How To Tint Mason Jars

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Creating a unique piece of art can be done in many ways. The easiest is to find something online or at any store that has the items you need. Colorful items are a great option for any space. If you are not a fan of using store bought products, then an ideal solution is to simply tint mason … [Read more...]

How To Make Ice Cream Bread

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Ice cream is a favorite of many people during the summer or any other time of the year. If you want the flavor of ice cream in the form of bread, then ice cream bread is a great option. You may think the use of ice cream to make bread seems odd, but the result is similar to a spice cake. This is … [Read more...]

How To Preserve Leafy Greens

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One of the most important components of a salad is leafy greens. This includes lettuce, spinach, and an assortment of other plants. However, these plants often produce more than many people will use before spoilage becomes an issue. This is the reason, knowing how to preserve leafy greens is … [Read more...]